Host a Drive

You can make a HUGE impact in a family’s life by organizing a drive!

  1. Choose your team: Invite your co-workers, classmates or teammates to participate in your drive. You can collect at your place of worship or with friends, family and neighbors!
  2. Choose what your theme: For holiday drives, would you like to collect food or toys?
  3. Register your drive and start collecting: Sign up here!
  4. Celebrate your success! Gather your team’s collection and bring it to Sacred Heart. Let us know when you come so we can thank you personally. We can also take a picture of your group with your donations!
If you have questions about hosting a drive, please contact Terri West at

Help us ensure families in need have the opportunity to gather together for a bountiful holiday meal. We are collecting the following items:
  • Frozen turkeys
  • Frozen chickens
  • Hams
  • Infant formula
  • Pop-top canned food
Please deliver Thanksgiving food drives by November 20th
and Christmas food drives by December 18th.

  • Gift cards (iTunes, Amazon, Target)
  • Action figures*
  • Lego playsets*
  • Sports equipment
  • Teen shoes in sizes 6-9
  • Skateboards & scooters
  • Hair dryers & curling irons
    *Please no toys that include weapons or promote violence
Please deliver Christmas toy drives by December 18th.

Please bring all donations to the Sacred Heart Community Service Donation Station at 1381 South 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95110

Our donation station is located at the rear of our facility, and the hours are:
Monday through Thursday: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am to 12:00pm
Sunday: Closed

In addition to our holiday food and toy drives, we still need help providing the following basic necessities to those in need:
  • Warm coats, sweaters, etc.
  • Blankets and sleeping bags
  • Shampoo and bar soap (both full size and travel size)
  • Toothbrushes and tooth paste
  • Diapers (both infant and adult)
  • Toilet paper
  • Deodorant
  • Tampons and sanitary pads
  • New socks and underwear
  • New or gently used bras

You Can Make a Difference

$125 Adopts a Family

Give hope to a family of 4 by providing two holiday food boxes, toys and books. Donate

$60 Feeds a Family

Your donation puts two 50lbs. boxes of Christmas food on a family’s table. Donate

$30 Gives Joy

Your gift puts two toys and a book under the tree for a child living in poverty. Donate

Our Wishlist

Purchase toys or books online and have them delivered to our office! We ask all toys be delivered by December 18th.


Donate Today!